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Largo, Florida is located in Pinellas County. Zip codes in Largo, FL include 33778, 33773, and 33771. The median home price in Largo is $108,500 which is roughly $98/per square foot. More Largo information.

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Democratic candidates say they have the right experience for Pinellas District 67

The three Democratic candidates in the House District 67 race all say they would, and each claims the perspective comes from working-class roots.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Man gets life for killing cab driver

Man gets life for killing cab driver A Tampa Bay area man has been sentenced to life in prison for killing a taxi driver.

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Creative Loafing Tampa

Do This: Weekend Top 10

Salute a local legend by celebrating the birthday of late USF artist Richard Beckman at USF CAM Friday night at 8 p.m. Click here to find out more about Beckman's exhibition and the party the University of South Florida Contemporary Art Museum - and attend the Richard Beckman Birthday Party to learn more about a talented, complex and ... (more)

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Former Plumbing Rescue employee arrested in probe

Largo, Florida-- It's a company accused of ripping off customers... many of whom are senior citizens... 10 Investigates has done several stories Former Plumbing Rescue employee arrested in probe Largo, Florida-- It's a company accused of ripping off customers... many of whom are senior citizens... 10 Investigates has done several stories Check out ... (more)

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Tampa Bay Newspapers

Stuff the Bus benefits students in need

Approximately 11 percent of families in Pinellas County are at poverty level and more than 2,110 children are homeless.

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Creative Loafing Tampa

The Music Issue 2014: Northern Pinellas

Capitol Theatre The historic theater's full potential was realized last year after a $10.7 renovation transformed the time-worn venue into an elegant modern performance space, retaining many of its historical elements in the architecture and design details, but upping the capacity from 450 to 737 and adding brand new seating as well as a ... (more)

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Space.com

NASA Extreme Environment Mission Operations (NEEMO) Mission

Plenty of astronauts practice spacewalks in the water, but a crew currently living in an underwater lab plans to introduce a surprising twist to its aquatic excursions: They will create a 10-minute communications delay with Mission Control, simulating what speaking with people on Earth could be like in deep space.

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St. Petersburg Times

South Pinellas news and notes

Open House and Back to School Expo: The city of Largo will hold its expo at Highland Recreation Complex, the Largo Community Center and Southwest Recreation Complex from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 23. You can visit one facility or all three for a facility tour, school supply giveaways, activities and more.

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Tampa Bay Newspapers

Culinary event raises scholarship money

About 100 guests attended the inaugural Chef's Showcase, a culinary extravaganza at the Royal Palms in Largo July 17, to help raise more than $6,000 in scholarships for youth caregivers.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Tampa Bay Newspapers

Largo pool facilities plan special events

Search for treasures at Southwest LARGO - Search for treasures all over the aquatic facility during Splash's Treasure Hunt Saturday, July 26, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., at Southwest Pool, 13120 Vonn Road.

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Tampa Bay Newspapers

Largo brewery celebrates anniversary

Owners Jay and Colleen Dingman pose with their son, Brody, outside the Barley Mow Brewing Company during the brewery's second anniversary party.

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Tampa Bay Newspapers

Kiwanis fund student's coyotes display

East Lake High School senior Eric Briggs was the featured speaker at the breakfast meeting of the Kiwanis Club of Largo/Mid-Pinellas on July 18. Briggs spoke about his project as an Eagle Scout candidate.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Business Journal

Crawford Ker's big payday results from measured growth

CEOs get their perks, and one of Crawford Ker's is especially fitting. Right next door to his spacious but unassuming office in a strip mall on Ulmerton Road in Largo is a weight room bursting with machines and gear.

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Tampa Bay Newspapers

Two Republicans running for District 2

Former State Representative Ed Hooper is challenging incumbent Pinellas County Commissioner Norm Roche for the District 2 seat in the Aug. 26 primary.

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St. Petersburg Times

Wrapped up in learning

Volunteer Don Huffman, 80, Seminole, a former Biology teacher at Boca Ciega High School, shows students in the 2014 City of Largo Summer Camp "Naturemania," "Monty," a Ball Python during a session on venomous snakes in Florida and how to identify them at the George C. McGough Nature Park, Largo, Monday, July 21, 2014.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Tampa Bay Newspapers

Largo police seek shooting suspect

The Largo police are currently seeking a suspect in connecting with an attempted homicide that occurred about 7:39 p.m. July 20 at Bayhead Recreation Complex, 375 Seminole Blvd. The shooting occurred in the area of the skate park, police said.

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CBS News

Finding NEEMO: NASA extreme training environment

An astronaut on a NASA mission to the underwater research station Aquarius, testing a sample collecting technique that might be used on asteroids or other planets.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Largo Police receive a call of a shooting

The Largo Police received a call of a shooting that occurred at approximately 7:39 Sunday evening, at 375 Seminole Blvd. Largo Police receive a call of a shooting The Largo Police received a call of a shooting that occurred at approximately 7:39 Sunday evening, at 375 Seminole Blvd. Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1muzAhu ... (more)

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

Sixth-grader's project to plant 1,000 trees in Largo begins

Riley Browne, 11, learned last school year about Wangari Muta Maathai, a Nobel Prize-winning environmental activist who helped plant millions of trees in Kenya.

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Tampa Bay Newspapers

Principals named for Pinellas schools

Several new principals have been appointed at the recommendation of Pinellas County School Superintendent Michael Grego.

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